Name: SIKI, BATTLING-GEORGES CARPENTIER WIRE PHOTO (1922-END OF FIGHT)
History: Georges Carpentier (January 12, 1894 ‚Äì October 28, 1975) was a French boxer. He fought mainly as a light heavyweight and heavyweight in a career lasting from 1908-26. Nicknamed the "Orchid Man", he stood 5 ft 11¬Ω in (1.82 m) but his fighting weight ranged from 125 to 175 lb (57 to 79 kg). Carpentier was known for his speed, his excellent boxing skills and his extremely hard punch.Presented here is an antique wirephoto of Carpentier being knocked out by Battling Siki in 1922.
Full description: This is an origianl wirephoto of Carpentier in 1922.The photo measures 8 inches by 10 inches.The photo edge damage on the right side and some wrinkling on the top side.The back contains the attached wire photo.The image is vivid.
Size: 8 x 10
Categories: Carpentier, Georges - Antique Photographs (Pre-1930) - Siki, Battling
Condition: very good
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